Yearly Archives: 2016
Song Circus in Nutida Musik
A glimpse into Sound of a Cage Triennial 2016
FREEDOM O(R) SPEECH I Solisti del Vento, Red Note Ensemble, Song Circus Actor: Jan Decleir and Simon Callow Conductor: Etienne Siebens Angela Merkel is a Wagner enthusiast, Barack Obama listens to Bob Dylan and Vladimir Putin enjoys Russian folk music. … Continue reading
Five star review in The Scotsman!
«the three ensembles closed with a blisteringly visceral account of the budgeoning dissonances of Louis Andriessen’s notorious De Staat. It proved a fittingly powerful, provocative and confident, internationally focused conclusion to sound’s thrillingly ambitious weekend.» http://www.scotsman.com/…/music-review-sound-festival-aberd…
Yet another lovely review of our album!
Great review in Vital Weekly!
«An extraordinary work. What impressed me immediately is the immensely detailed and microtonal spectrum. A world full of nuances and small gestures that make up one giant musical construction in twelve movements. One can dwell endlessly in this strange world. … Continue reading
Merry Christmas to all our friends!
Great review in Nieuwe Noten (NL)
«A simply unique performance by Song Circus on this album, “Anatomy of Sound”. Years of preparation is presented to us this incredible piece, and in such an exemplary manner. This piece requires an incredible amount of these five vocalists. There … Continue reading
SONG CIRCUS AT SOUND OF A CAGE
Sound of a Cage is build up around the legacy of John Cage and his fellows. The triennial is curated by Song Circus´ artistic director, Liv Runesdatter. SOAC combines art, music, design, performance, workshops, lectures and topical discussions. This third edition … Continue reading